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  Albania - Law on Official Statistics 2004
   Creation date June 2004
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Anguilla - Statistics Act
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Argentina - Marco legal de las estadísticas oficiales Ley Nº 17.622
   Creation date June 2003
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Australia - ABS Policy on Retention of Collection Forms
   Creation date 1999
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Australia - ABS Policy on Security of Data Collection
   Creation date 1999
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Belize - Statistics Act
   Creation date June 2002
   Last modification date June 2004
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Bolivia - Ley del Sistema Nacional de Información Estadística
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Bosnia and Herzegovina - Law on Statistics of Bonsia&Herzegovina
   Creation date June 2003
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Brunei Darussalam - Statistics Act
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Bulgaria - Law on Statistics
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Canada - Statistics Act
   Creation date 2000
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Canada - Characteristics of an Effective Statistical System
   Creation date 2000
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Canada - Privacy-related policies and practices
   Creation date 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Canada - Loi sur la statistique
   Creation date 2000
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Canada - Caractéristiques d'un système statistique efficace
   Creation date 2000
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Canada - Politiques et pratiques en matière de protection des renseignements personnels à Statistique Canada
   Creation date 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  China, Hong Kong SAR - Census and Statistics Ordinance (incl. subsidiary legislation)
   Last modification date June 2004
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  China, Hong Kong SAR - Confidentiality of Individual Data and Access to Information
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  China, Macao SAR - Decree 62/96/M Statistical Information System of Macau
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  China, Macao SAR - Dispatch 242/GM/99 Confidentiality of Statistics
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Costa Rica - Ley N. 7839 Sistema de Estadística Nacional
   Creation date March 2002
   Last modification date June 2004
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Cyprus - Statistics Law
   Creation date Feb 2000
   Last modification date June 2004
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Czech Republic - 2001 Population and Housing Census Act
   Creation date April 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Czech Republic - State Statistical Service Act No89/1995
   Creation date 2000
   Last modification date June 2004
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Denmark - Statistics Denmark: Confidentiality and Access to Microdata
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Ecuador - LEY DE ESTADÍSTICA
   Creation date June 2003
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  El Salvador - LEY ORGANICA DEL SERVICIO ESTADISTICO NACIONAL
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Estonia - Official Statistics Act
   Last modification date Jan 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Estonia - Population and Housing Census Act 1998 and Amendment
   Creation date April 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Eurostat - Council regulation (Euratom, EEC) No 1588/90 of 11 June 1990 on the transmission of data subject to statistical confidentiality to the Statistical Office of the European Communities
   Creation date 11/06/1990
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Germany - Publication "Survey of German Federal Statistics" (1998)
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Ghana - Statistical Service Law 1985
   Creation date June 2004
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Hungary - Act XLVI of 1993 (Act CVIII of 1999) on Statistics
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Hungary - Act LXIII of 1992 on the protection of personal data and the publicity of data of public interest
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Indonesia - Information on various issues on BPS' Policy
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Ireland - Statistics Act, 1993
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Ireland - Code of Practise on Statistical Confidentiality
   Creation date August 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Ireland - Good practices of the CSO Ireland
   Creation date December 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  ISI - Declaration on Professional Ethics
   Creation date 01/08/1985
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Israel - Central Bureau of Statistics - Statistics Ordinance
   Creation date March 2002
   Last modification date June 2006
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Kyrgyzstan - The Law of the Kyrgyz Republic of State Statistics
   Creation date Juen 2004
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Latvia - Law on State Statistics of the Republic of Latvia
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Lebanon - Creation of a public admininistration called "Central administration of statistics"
   Creation date April 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Lesotho - Lesotho Bureau of Statistics Act 2001
   Creation date June 2004
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Lithuania - Law on Statistics
   Creation date May 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Malaysia - Statistics Act
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Maldives - Statistical Regulation of the Republic of Maldives
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Malta - Malta Statistics Authority Act
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Malta - Policy on Confidentiality
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Mauritania - Ordonnance instituant l'obligation et le secret en matiere de statistique et fixant les sanctions y afferentes
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Mauritius - The Statistics Act 2000
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Mongolia - Law on Statistics
   Creation date April 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Myanmar - The Central Statistical Authority Act, 1952
   Creation date 2001
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Netherlands - Statistics, Secrets and Sentiments - a brief review of the long and complex history of how in The Netherlands statistical microdata finally became officially available for external research purposes
   Creation date 1990
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Netherlands - The Organization of Official Statistics in Europe
   Creation date 1987
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Netherlands - Data in the Polder
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Netherlands - Statistics Netherlands Act
   Creation date June 2004
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  New Zealand - Protocols for official statistics
   Creation date 01/08/1998
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  New Zealand - Confidentiality Protocol
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  New Zealand - Statistics Act 1975
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Pakistan - Information on the Statistics Division of the Government of Pakistan
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Pakistan - General Statistics Act 1975
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Poland - Law on official statistics
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Qatar - Decree Law
   Creation date February 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Republic of Korea - Statistical Act
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Romania - Ordinance Concerning the Organization of the Public Statistics
   Creation date 2000
   Last modification date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Sierra Leone - The Statistics Act, 2002
   Creation date June 2003
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Singapore - Data Protection in Singapore
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Singapore - Statistics Act
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Slovakia - Act of February 3, 1998 on Protection of Personal Data in Information Systems
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Slovakia - Decree of the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic of 11 May 1998
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Slovakia - Act on State Statistics
   Creation date April 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Slovenia - The Slovenian National Statistics Act
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Slovenia - Census of Population, Households and Dwellings in the Republic of Slovenia in 2002 Act
   Creation date April 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  South Africa - Statistics Act
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Spain - Law 12/1989, of May 1989, on the Public Statistical Function
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Spain - Ley 12/1989, de 9 mayo de 1989, de la Funcion Estadistica Publica
   Creation date Jan 2003
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Sweden - Official Statistics Act
   Creation date 28.02.2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Switzerland - A Peer Review of the Swiss Statistical System
   Creation date 25.01.2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Switzerland - Loi sur la statistique fédérale (LSF)
   Creation date 25.01.2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Act on State Statistics
   Creation date March 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Law on Census on Population, Households and Dwellings in Republic of Macedonia
   Creation date Arpil 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Tonga - Tonga Statistics Act No. 31 (1978)
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Turkey - Organizational arrangements for producing statistics in Turkey
   Creation date July 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  United States of America - Policy Statements (U.S. Census Bureau website)
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Uruguay - Ley Estadistica
   Creation date 25.01.2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)
  Yemen - Act No (28) For The Year 1995 of Statistics
   Creation date April 2002
   Confidentiality (principle 6.)